Jan 15 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. It is an American federal holiday. Schoo is closed.

Weekly Brief: 

1.     Donation updates.
2.     Classroom changes
3.     No School Day service on Jan 15
4.     2018 Chinese New Year Gala
5.     Spring semester starts from Jan 28 and switch and drop classes should be done before Feb 11
6.     Summer programs information
7.     Food Sale from Hong Cheng restaurant


 1. Thanks Nakin Mahapant (Nathaniel Sloan Mahapant @summer camp) and Yu Xia for their generous donation. 衷心感谢光华师生对学校和文化中心的捐赠。

春节即将来临,我们真诚地希望大家为学校春节联欢活动捐款,或为学校拉赞助。有关捐款和赞助事项可以直接与红霞This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 和游恒 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 联系。捐款可以以实物、现金、支票和PayPal各种形式,在此感谢大家的支持!

2. Classroom changes:

  • Room 109 move to Room 119
  • Room 110 move to Room 120
  • Room 111 move to Room 121

3. No School Day Service: Jan 15 is Martin Luther King Day. All School is closed. GPCCC is open for registration. The time is 8:15am - 6:00pm. The schedule will be:

8:15am - 9:00am Drop off, Sign on the Sign-in sheet

9:00am - 10:00am Chinese Cultural Introduction

10:00am - 11:30am Homework Time and Craft Time

11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch 

1:00pm - 3:00pm Game and Activity

3:00pm-4:00pm Outdoor Activity

4:00pm-6:00pm Board Game and Reading time

You would need to register in advance if you want to join us for this fun day. You may contact Xianghong Zhang (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for any question and registration.

4. The 2018 Chinese New Year Gala will be hold on Sunday Feb 25, 2:00pm at Performing Arts Center, Upper Dublin High School, 800 Loch Alsh Ave, Fort Washington PA 19034. All the students, parents and teachers are welcome to join us to celebration the year of Dog coming! Beside the performance, we will present excellent teacher awards to our dedicated teachers who worked for Guanghua over 3, 5, 10, and 20 years. 我们很荣幸地邀请您们参加2018年光华中文学校春节联欢会。届时除了精彩的表演,我们还将为光华多年奉献的教师们颁奖,敬请届时光临。 

Program audition will be on Feb 4 at Parkhouse Hall. As we mentioned before, Please upload the music, background pictures or videos if you needed to the school dropbox account, please make sure following the format: Program title_class name, as  龙的传人_G2. No late than Jan 21. If you need help, please contact Wei Wang This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Audition schedule will be sent out by the end of January. Dress rehearsal is in the morning of the show day on 2/25/2018.

春节联欢会节目审查定于二月四日。各班节目的音乐、背景图片及视频等文件。请将文件上载到光华中文学校的Dropbox 账户中,上载的文件请标明你的班级, 例如: 龙的传人_G2,截至日期是1/21/2018,但是越早越好。如需要帮助制作请把音乐、图片以及具体要求发给王巍。节目审查顺序会在一月底发给大家。节目彩排还与往年一样在演出当天上午。

5. The fall semester of this school year will be ended on Jan 21 and the spring semester will start from Jan 28. According to the needs from some students, school will open a few Chinese classes at Grade 3, 4 and 5. These classes will adopt the Chinese textbook 《美洲华语》. The classes will be open on Jan 29 if there are 4 students registered.

Since the new semester will start, students could switch and drop classes without any charges before Feb 11.

本学年秋季课程将在1月21日结束,1月28日将是新学期的开始。根据家长和学生们的需求,学校准备在3、4、5 年级开始《美洲华语》的中文班,请大家从速报名。班级报名人数在4人以上,我们就将在1/28日开课。


6. Summer Programs Information:

New year starts again and it is about the time to start thinking about your summer schedule. Our Guanghua Chinese School is holding the 5th year summer program. This year we will have Professional Teachers from China to join us. Also, we will have different themed week, including Chinese Cultural Week, Adventure (Field Trip) Week, Movie Making Week, Pingpang Week, Chess Week, Dance Week, Drawing Week, etc.  The early registration will begin on Jan 28. Stay tuned and more details will follow.  

Also, Guanghua has privilege this year to organize our own groups to participate “寻根之旅“ in China. We will keep you informed.



7. 虹城will be in school on Jan 21. Food Sale.

GHCS Management Team